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Unable to print with new printer

Im unable to print anything keep getting a error message saying printer can not communicate, i have tried following the advice the trouble shhoting page gives but have had no success... please help

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    i cant get my printer off of photo mode

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    i cant get my printer off of photo mode. and i cant get my priner to print anything off the computer.



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This should take care of it.
Click Start
Click Control Panel
Click Priniters and Faxes
Right Click the Printer you want as default
Click Properties.
Click Ports tab
Try each USB Port or Each Parrallel Port until it works.

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Please check your data cable or replace with new one

Posted on Sep 13, 2007


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